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    Arc’teryx Micon pant

    The Arc'teryx Micon pant has a perfect freeride cut, offers complete waterproof protection, and is at home in a...

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    2013-2014 Blizzard Bodacious

    From Niseko, Japan, to Juneau, Alaska, the Blizzard Bodacious proved to be a relatively forgiving ski that is awfully...

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    2nd Look: 2012-2013 Black Diamond Element

    At 115 underfoot, the women's-specific 2012-2013 Black Diamond Element shines in powder, but it also rips groomers and (with...

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    2011-2012 K2 Happy Hour

    The K2 snowboarding team designed every aspect of this lightweight, playful, and stable board. The Happy hour is unusual...

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    2nd Look: 2012-2013 Blizzard Dakota

    Julia Van Raalte put the 12/13 Blizzard Dakota to the test in Niseko, Japan. Now, Emily Cleveland weighs in...

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    2nd Look: 2011-2012 Rossignol Scimitar

    Here's another look at the Rossignol Scimitar, with direct comparisons to the Rossignol S3 and Rossignol Experience 98. The...

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    2011-2012 Bluehouse Radius

    The Bluehouse Radius is no joke. It's a speed-loving tele ski that rips groomers yet still provides a surprising...

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    2014-2015 Nordica Ace

    The Nordica Ace of Spades Ti is stable, quick, agile, and rips big park features, but isn't quite as...

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    Smith I/OS Goggle

    Built for smaller faces, the Smith I/OS goggle still offers impressive peripheral vision, plus an easy-to-change lens system similar...

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    Smith Maze Helmet

    Said by Smith to be the lightest certified snow helmet, The Maze is super sleek, versatile, and comfortable, but...

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    2016-2017 Praxis Protest

    Question: What ski is among the absolute best in its class, yet far too few skiers know about it? Answer:...

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    2nd Look: Osprey Kode 30 Backpack

    The Osprey Kode 30 is one of the most comfortable, versatile, and organized backcountry ski backpacks on the market....

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    2011-2012 ON3P Billy Goat

    This season, the 191cm ON3P Billy Goat was one of the most damp, most stable, and hardest charging skis...

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    Giro Basis Goggle

    Despite all the abuse our reviewer could dish out, the Giro Basis continued to offer clear, crisp vision.

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    2013-2014 Atomic Access

    In Jackson Hole, Emily Cleveland has found the Atomic Access to be lightweight, playful, and really easy to ski.

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    2nd Look: Moment Night Train

    The Night Train was built to "dominate deep days," "surf big mountain lines," and throw "huge booter spins," and...

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    Intuition Liners – Overview and Reviews

    Custom liners can enhance the performance you're getting from your ski boots. Here, Marshal Olson breaks down the pros...

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    2011-2012 Lange RS 110 S.C.

    The 2011-2012 Lange RS 110 S.C. is a great boot that blends race boot performance with surprising comfort and...

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    2012-2013 Bluehouse Antics

    Minimal swing weight and soft flex make the 2011-2012 Bluehouse Antics a fun rail and jump ski, but durability...

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    2012-2013 4FRNT Turbo

    4FRNT markets the Turbo as a ski for any condition and any terrain. After ten days on the Turbo,...

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